Agreement Shows Confidence in Business Plan
ALBANY, N.Y., May 12, 2023 – Soluna Holdings, Inc. (“SHI” or the “Company”), (NASDAQ: SLNH), the parent company of Soluna Computing, Inc. (“SCI”), a developer of green data centers for Bitcoin mining and other intensive computing, announced an agreement with the holders of its convertible notes to extend the maturity of the notes to July 25, 2024.
As consideration for the extension, the Company agreed to pay an extension fee of $250,000, to increase the principal balance of the notes and to issue 6,000,000 new Class A Warrants exercisable at $0.50 and 2,000,000 Class B Warrants exercisable at $0.80. Pursuant to the agreements, the Company has the right, based on market conditions, to require the noteholders to convert up 20% of the outstanding notes. The extension also adds the opportunity for the Company to prepay a portion of the note in cash. Overall, the extension will support the company as it achieves cash flow positive during the second half of 2023 and further monetizes its project pipeline.
John Belizaire, CEO of Soluna Holdings, commented, “I am encouraged by the note holders’ support of our business plan and recent successes at Project Dorothy and Project Sophie. We are now poised to drive the growth of operating cash flow and execute our strategy for 2023 and beyond.”
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About Soluna Holdings, Inc (SLNH)
Soluna Holdings, Inc. is the leading developer of green data centers that convert excess renewable energy into global computing resources. Soluna builds modular, scalable data centers for computing intensive, batchable applications such as Bitcoin mining, AI, and machine learning. Soluna provides a cost-effective alternative to battery storage or transmission lines. Soluna uses technology and intentional design to solve complex, real-world challenges. Up to 30% of the power of renewable energy projects can go to waste. Soluna’s data centers enable clean electricity asset owners to ‘Sell. Every. Megawatt.’
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